Elsburg is a town in Ekurhuleni in the Gauteng province of South Africa. Town some 6 km south-east of Germiston. Laid out on the farm Klippoortjie in 1887 and proclaimed a town in 1908, it was named after the owner, F C Els. It was administered by a health committee from 1908 and by a village council from 1938. Municipal status was achieved in October 1957. It almost became the capital of the goldfields instead of Johannesburg.

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  • Elsburg is a town in Ekurhuleni in the Gauteng province of South Africa. Town some 6 km south-east of Germiston. Laid out on the farm Klippoortjie in 1887 and proclaimed a town in 1908, it was named after the owner, F C Els. It was administered by a health committee from 1908 and by a village council from 1938. Municipal status was achieved in October 1957. It almost became the capital of the goldfields instead of Johannesburg. (en)
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  • 12.1
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  • 2.7
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  • 22.3
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  • 3.8
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  • 70.7
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  • Gauteng
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  • Elsburg is a town in Ekurhuleni in the Gauteng province of South Africa. Town some 6 km south-east of Germiston. Laid out on the farm Klippoortjie in 1887 and proclaimed a town in 1908, it was named after the owner, F C Els. It was administered by a health committee from 1908 and by a village council from 1938. Municipal status was achieved in October 1957. It almost became the capital of the goldfields instead of Johannesburg. (en)
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